Radiocapitellar line

Case contributed by Dr Benoudina Samir
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The radiocapitellar line is drawn through the center of and parallel to the long axis of the radius and is extended through the elbow joint.

It should pass through the center of the capitellum in all stages of flexion of the elbow, and on all projections.

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Case information

rID: 41196
Published: 19th Nov 2015
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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